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    The Bug Backpackers

    226 Vanguard Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    “double room” (15 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (53 reviews)
    “free wifi” (27 reviews)
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    My partner and I stayed here for two nights while staying in Nelson. The staff were super friendly and the room that we were put in literally reminded me of home - it was a lovely room inside the old villa. They were very kind...More

    Thank the_w0rld_is_yours
    Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

    very friendly, welcoming hostel with many comfy spots to hang out (hammack in the garden, couch in the living room, bed in the room...) Clean kitchen and bathrooms and best shower EVER!!!! Breakfast included,...though not so cool for people who don't eat gluten... Would come...More

    Thank chritat
    Reviewed 22 December 2016

    We have booked the place so to experiece backpacker travel style by sharing rom with outsider, and of all possible choice, i thought be good to try it while in the south island and true enough, the residents are nice and considerate as i overheard...More

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    Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

    Hey, I stayed almost for a whole week at the Bug because I enjoyed, for one the Hostel itself and also Nelson quite a lot . The bug basically has everything you could want from a Hostel. Super friendly and helpful staff and owners, a...More

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    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    Stayed here back in November with a few friends. We had been camping for the past few weeks so we were excited to finally have a bed and shower! It turned out to be a busy weekend because of the Nelson Cider festival and Bug...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$31 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Room Tips
    "Double shared bathroom are quieter."
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    "The private rooms are one hell of a good choice for the price!"
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    "Paris room has it's own ensuite"
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    "If you're a couple, they have lovely rooms that arent shared so enquire about these"
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